Monday, August 23, 2010
Officials say Vasily Naumochkin, the deputy mayor of Kizlyar, came under fire as he was heading to work.
In a separate incident, two people were killed when an explosive device went off in their car.
Russian media report that the explosive device appeared to have been a suicide belt.
On August 21, Russian security forces in Daghestan killed a man suspected of being the mastermind of the March twin suicide bombings in Moscow's subway, which killed 40 people.
Radio Free Europe
Posted by Cole at 11:12 AM